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South Bend man accused of impregnating 13-year-old

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- A South Bend man is facing child molestation charges after allegedly impregnating a 13-year-old girl, according to court records.

Donald Lee Waddups Jr, 20, has been charged with one count of child molesting, a level 3 felony.

In January 2019, the victim's mother contacted DCS after discovering her 14-year-old daughter had a sexual relationship with a 20 year old man, reports said.

After the DCS report was filed, an investigator with the Special Victims Unit spoke with the victim.

The victim told investigators she had sex with Waddups at a home in South Bend sometime around July 15, 2018, according to the probable cause affidavit.

The victim is currently pregnant and said she was impregnated during that encounter, reports said. According to the victim's birthdate, she was 13 at the time.

After speaking with the victim, officers located Waddups and he agreed to speak with investigators and give a DNA sample.

Waddups allegedly admitted to having sex with the girl in June or July 2018 and said he believed she was 15 years at the time. He alleged the girl had been drinking at the time, according to the probable cause affidavit.

Waddups said they had unprotected sex and he felt bad about it and told her to leave afterwards.

Waddups will be in court on February 6.

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scotdsilvers 15 days ago
Oh, so if she was 15, it would have been okay? He felt bad about it so he kicks the poor kid out. I hope he gets his. We'll see
Barb96W 15 days ago
Really…. you don't even know who the father is of your baby-----Denise
Denise 17 days ago
This is my ex. He is a rasict that has also done meth and had sex with his 14 at the time cousin.
LaneCare Denise 17 days ago
He wasn’t a racist 🤷🏾‍♀️
LaneCare Denise 17 days ago
He was not even close to being a racist
leadtoy1607 Denise 16 days ago
Sounds to me that your mad he left you, and you're trying to get back at him by telling lies about him.
A woman scorned would do anything to get get even, but just makes you look bad
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